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"I think this juxtaposition illustrates something important — namely, the utter futility of legislative attempts to force the LGBTQ community back into the closet."
“As a doctor, it’s tough to hear that these legislators think they know better than I do how to take care of people,” Dr. Mayson Bedient said.
New facility would be the only indoor park in North Dakota.
"We would hope that Representative Dyk would reconsider the damage that his false statements have done," the Williston Basin School District No. 7 said in a released statement.

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"If we really care about each other, instead of making life worse for others, why aren't our leaders trying to make life better?" Bismarck resident Kris Mount asks.
"Folks living with HIV/AIDS are valuable contributors to their families, communities, and warrant equal treatment under the law," Fargo resident Kara Gloe writes.
Supporters say the bills ensure fairness in female sports; opponents say the legislation is harmful toward transgender people and would repel major sports tournaments from the state.
"All this legislation against transgender persons currently being considered by these little gods goes against everything revealed in Jesus' teachings and the Christian faith," Fargo resident John A. Jorgensen writes.
"Republicans, increasingly, are aiming their legislative efforts at people who just want to live in a manner consistent with their conscience and who they are as individuals."
The legislation from Sen. David Clemens would have required those affiliated with schools and other public entities to refer to people using pronouns that align with their “determined sex at birth."

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"Supporters of the bill seek to shove queer people back into the closet," Salt Lake City resident Taylor Brorby writes.
American Medical Association: Conversion therapy can result in "significant psychological distress," depression, anxiety, self-blame, lowered self-esteem and sexual dysfunction.
Supporters of the proposals say they protect children from left-wing ideology. LGBTQ advocates say the wave of anti-transgender legislation is bigoted and harmful.

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